Cruise News you can use….Room service no longer free?
Carnival is joining rival #Norwegian in going fleet-wide with charges for room service. Norwegian in May began levying a flat fee of $7.95 per order. RoyalCaribbean over the past 18 months also has begun charging for some room service items on its new Quantum of the Seas and Anthem of the Seas.
The new fees are a milestone of sorts for the North American cruise industry. Along with such things as free children’s programs and nightly entertainment included in the fare, room service at no extra charge has been one of the core amenities that many cruise operators long have touted as an example of how cruise ships offer more value than land-based resorts.. But, as we all know things change